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MMR Vaccine and Autism: Yet Again, No Link Exists — Even For Children At Risk For Autism

Forbes Tara Haelle Contributor PHARMA & HEALTHCARE 4/21/2015 @ 11:00AM 13,631 views A study just published in JAMA today found that the likelihood of developing autism was statistically no different for those at-risk children (having an older sibling with ASD) if they received the MMR vaccine. “In addition …this study dispels another myth: namely, that […] Continue reading →

Journalist Ron Suskind On How Disney Movies Helped His Son With Autism Speak Again

Regressive autism occurs when toddlers who reach proper developmental milestones lose language and social skills they’ve previously achieved. Journalist Ron Suskind appeared on HuffPost Live to discuss his family’s experience with regressive autism and how his son Owen just “started to vanish” when 2 1/2. Watching Disney movies helped his son recover sufficiently to communicate […] Continue reading →